Instrumental Highlights

Busch Gardens Results

Busch Gardens Results

Congratulations to the Advanced Band and Orchestra for receiving 1st place in their divisions and winning the Overall Best Band and Orchestra Awards at the Busch Gardens Music in the Parks Competition.  The average scores attained by Cabin John groups over the last 6 years is a 98 for band and a 98.5 for orchestra!

County Festival Results

County Festival Results

Congratulations to the Advanced Band, Orchestra, and Concert Band for receiving all superior ratings at the 2019 MCPS District Band Assessments.

State and County Band Results

State and County Band Results

Congratulations to the 35 musicians accepted to perform in the MCPS Honors Band and Orchestra as part of the Annual Honors Gala. 24 of those musicians were selected to play in the Maryland All-State Band and Orchestra. This year’s results are a county and state best and represent an all-time best in the history of …

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Band to Perform at Eastern Conference

Band to Perform at Eastern Conference

Good Evening, Congratulations! It is our pleasure to invite the Cabin John MS Advanced Band to perform during the 2019 PMEA/NAfME Eastern Division Conference, April 4-6 in Pittsburgh. Your group is officially scheduled to perform a 30 minute concert, inclusive of music and speaking, beginning at 2:30 p.m. on Friday, April 5. It is a …

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New York Trip 2018

New York Trip 2018

It is with great enthusiasm that our Advanced Band, Orchestra and chorus will return to New York City May 4-5, 2018.  We will be traveling for two exciting days of enrichment, performance, sight-seeing, and fun.  New York offers a wonderful opportunity to hear one of the greatest orchestras in the world live at the Lincoln …

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2017 County & State Honors

2017 County & State Honors

The Fall of 2017 has yielded incredible achievements.  First, a big congratulations goes to the 75 students who prepared and auditioned for the MCPS Junior Honors Band and Orchestra – a CJMS best. Their hard work and diligence have greatly bolstered the music program and helped sculpt an amazing advanced band and orchestra.   Of …

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Williamsburg Competition 2017

Williamsburg Competition 2017

Congratulations to the CJMS Advanced Band and Orchestra for winning “Best Overall Band” and “Best Overall Orchestra.” at the “Music in the Parks Competition” held in Williamsburg on the weekend of May 5 & 6.  Both groups won their division for schools larger than 750 and also had the highest scores resulting in the overall awards. The Orchestra received a 95 …

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2017 County Festival Results

2017 County Festival Results

Congratulations to the Advanced Band and Orchestra for their stunning performances at the MCPS District Band and Orchestra Festivals.  Both groups received superior (I) ratings and praised for playing “highly artistic and musical performances.”    

County and State Honors!!!

County and State Honors!!!

This fall has yielded some incredible achievements within the music department.  First, a big congratulations goes to the 60 students who auditioned for the MCPS Junior Honors Band and Orchestra – a CJMS best. Their hard work and diligence have greatly bolstered the music program and helped sculpt an amazing advanced band and orchestra.   …

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Williamsburg Competition 2016

Williamsburg Competition 2016

Congratulations to the CJMS Advanced Band and Orchestra for winning “Best Overall Band” and “Best Overall Orchestra.” at the “Music in the Parks Competition” held in Williamsburg on the weekend of May 6 & 7.  Both groups won their division for schools larger than 750 and also had the highest scores resulting  in the overall awards. The Orchestra received a 99 …

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